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Sunday, November 22, 2009

Weekly Couch Potato News for 11/22/2009

Here's the link for the Weekly Ads.

DVDs (released on Tuesday): Superman: The COMPLETE Animated Series [details @ IGN.com]

  • Funny People
  • Angels & Demons
  • Four Christmases
  • Superman: The Complete Animated Series [details]
  • Browse the full list of November 24th DVD releases on Amazon.com.

Music (released on Tuesday):

TV Shows (most info from http://tvlistings.zap2it.com/):

  • Tonight – Showtime has new episodes of Dexter @ 9pm and Californication @ 10pm. Cartoon Network/Adult Swim has the season finale of Titan Maximum @ 11:30pm followed by new episodes of The Venture Brothers @ midnight and Metalocalypse @ 12:30am.
  • Monday – FOX has new episodes of House @ 8pm [promo] and Lie To Me @ 9pm [promo]. NBC has a new episode of Heroes @ 8pm [promo], and ABC has a new episode of Castle @ 10pm. Additionally, @ 11:30pm Adult Swim has a new 1-hour special - Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode 2.5.
  • Tuesday – ABC has a new episode of V @ 8pm – the last new episode of 2009 [60-second trailer].

  • Wednesday – CBS has the 100th episode of Criminal Minds @ 9pm [promo].

  • Thursday – CBS has a new episode of Survivor: Samoa (a recap episode with some new footage) @ 8pm.
  • Friday – Cartoon Network has the movie Ben 10: Alien Swarm (which actually debuted on Wednesday) @ 8pm.
  • Saturday – nothing
  • Next Sunday (11/29) – Showtime has new episodes Dexter & Californication. Also, Nicktoons has a Wolverine & The X-Men marathon that culminates with 3 new episodes beginning @ 9pm.

Events:

Comic Books:

Here is this week's list of new comics, including Blackest Night #5, Green Lantern #48, Justice League Of America #39 (a Blackest Night tie-in), Superman: Secret Origin #3, and Teen Titans #77 (a Blackest Night tie-in).

BLACKEST NIGHT #5 (OF 8) [click to enlarge] GREEN LANTERN #48 [click to enlarge] JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #39 [click to enlarge] SUPERMAN: SECRET ORIGIN #3 (OF 6) [click to enlarge] TEEN TITANS #77 [click to enlarge]

Movies:

Don't forget that since this is Thanksgiving week, new movies come out on Wednesday. For the full list of theatrical releases, click here. Below are the trailers for my top picks.

FANTASTIC MR. FOX trailer 2 [click here or watch below]

NINJA ASSASSIN theatrical trailer [click here or watch below]

THE ROAD theatrical trailer [click here or watch below]

Closing Thought:

Pearls Before Swine - Is Google all-knowing? [click to enlarge]